With reference to the Istanbul Convention, that came into force in 2014, consider the following statements:
1. It is most closely related to Non-Navigational Uses of International Watercourses
2. It is first legally-binding instrument of its kind
Which among the above is / are correct statements?

Answer: [B] Only 2

Istanbul convention has come into force on 1st August 2014. It is the Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence. Its first legally binding agreement on violence against women and domestic violence. More information is available here.

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